Closing Date

Interview Date

Home-working with some travel


37 hours per week

14 June 2021

22 June 2021

We are seeking a Deputy Head of Access to HE to join our busy and thriving Access Validating Agency (AVA) team. This role is to support the management and development of an effective and efficient Access to Higher Education (HE) provision within a secure, compliant and confidential environment.

You will provide assistance and advice to internal and external AVA stakeholders, on the Access to HE Diploma, its related products, and service development opportunities. Teamwork, the ability to fit into the existing structure and excellent customer service skills are of particular importance.

You should have excellent IT skills and be competent in Microsoft Office. You will also need to be proactive with excellent organisational and time management skills, with the ability to multitask within a demanding work environment.

We offer good terms and conditions of employment with a generous holiday entitlement and a contributory pension scheme. The Skills and Education Group is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion. If you are interested in working for an organisation where you can directly contribute to its continued success please contact Amanda Henshaw.

Please note we do not accept late applications and CVs submitted without a formal application form will not be accepted for consideration. No agencies please. Should you not hear from us within four weeks of the closing date, we regret your application has been unsuccessful. All interviews will be held via Zoom.